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Title

Batik shouldercloth ('slendang')

20th century


Artists

Unknown Artist


About

This Javanese silk shoulder cloth with a layered geometric design of repeated alternating quartered squares, may have originally been made for the Arab export market.

Asian Art Department, AGNSW, August 2000


Details


Place where the work was made

Cirebon Java Indonesia


Date

20th century


Media category

Textile


Materials used

silk, natural dyes; batik


Dimensions

48.0 x 327.6 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Bequest of Alex Biancardi 2000


Location

Not on display


Accession number

257.2000